Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie

Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie Cover

Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie

By Jill Esbaum

National Geographic Society, Paperback, 9781426305825, 16pp.

Publication Date: July 28, 2009

Description
"Seed, Sprout, Pumpkin, Pie" follows "Apples for Everyone" in the "Picture the Seasons" series. This beautifully photographed picture book about everybody's favorite fall treat is sure to please kids both young and old. The glossy, festive images and lively text are sure to get your family in the mood to celebrate the season.
Pumpkins Who can resist the sight of big, round, orange pumpkins ripening in a field? Children piling off school buses to pick one out. Carving out funny faces, smiles, or scary frowns to illuminate Halloween doorsteps. Making room for that last piece of pumpkin pie after a delicious Thanksgiving feast. In this book, pumpkins aren t just a fruit, they re a symbol, a scent, a flavor of the entire season.
Celebrate the flavor of fall on every page of this beautifully photographed picture book. Follow along as National Geographic takes you from seed to sprout, pumpkin to pie. Envelope yourself, your family, or your class in the season by reading and learning all about pumpkins.


About the Author
JILL ESBAUM is the author of several picture books, including Ste-e-e-e-eamboat a-Comin'!, illustrated by Adam Rex. She lives on a farm in Dixon, Iowa. www.jillesbaum.com